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Benno Evers

VAST v2.3.1 is now available. This small bugfix release addresses an issue where compaction would hang if encountering invalid partitions that were produced by older versions of VAST when a large max-partition-size was set in combination with badly compressible input data.

· 4 min read
Dominik Lohmann

VAST v2.1 is out! This release comes with a particular focus on performance and reducing the size of VAST databases. It brings a new utility for optimizing databases in production, allowing existing deployments to take full advantage of the improvements after upgrading.

· 7 min read
Matthias Vallentin

VAST bets on Apache Arrow as the open interface to structured data. By "bet," we mean that VAST does not work without Arrow. And we are not alone. Influx's IOx, DataDog's Husky, Anyscale's Ray, TensorBase, and others committed themselves to making Arrow a corner stone of their system architecture. For us, Arrow was not always a required dependency. We shifted to a tighter integration over the years as the Arrow ecosystem matured. In this blog post we explain our journey of becoming an Arrow-native engine.